Theft of Property Arrest


Authorities arrest a Calhoun County man who is charged in connection to theft of property. According to Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin 32-year-old Job Walker of Jacksonville, was arrested October 2, and is charged with one count of first degree theft of property, a felony. Walker stole a Yamaha four-wheeler from a property located on US Highway 278 West in Altoona. The owner of the four-wheeler saw Walker driving the recreational vehicle and followed him for approximately two miles. The owner was successful in detaining Walker until deputies arrived. Deputies also discovered drug paraphernalia near the four-wheeler. When interviewed, Walker admitted to stealing the recreational vehicle and claimed the paraphernalia as his. He stated he is addicted to methamphetamine and was planning to trade the four-wheeler for more drugs. Walker was booked into the Etowah County Detention Center on $5,000 property bond for the theft of property.

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